Lufengosaurus was a herbivore. It lived in the Jurassic period and inhabited Asia. Its fossils have been found in places such as Yunnan (China), Luang Prabang (Laos) and Tibet Autonomous Region (China).

Quick facts about Lufengosaurus:

  • Existed from 201.3 million years ago to 174.1 million years ago
  • Lived in a terrestrial habitat
  • 35 different specimens have been found by paleontologists

All the Lufengosaurus illustrations below were collected from the internet. Enjoy and explore:

Lufengosaurus was described by the following scientific paper(s):
  • C.-C. Young. 1948. Further notes on Gyposaurus sinensis Young. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 28(1-2):91-103
  • M. N. Bien. 1940. Discovery of Triassic saurischian and primitive mammalian remains at Lufeng, Yunnan. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 20(3/4):225-234
  • Z. Dong. 1992. Dinosaurian Faunas of China. China Ocean Press, Beijing